Prices in Abu Dhabi vs Semarang - Cost of Living Comparison

Abu DhabiSemarang
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1741
$537
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3996
$1452
🏠 One person rent
$1092
$255
🏘️ Family rent
$1964
$573
🍽️ Food Expenses
$421
$191
🚐 Transport Expenses
$57.9
$43.7
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2713
$226
🏙️ Population
1M
1.62M

The cost of living in Abu Dhabi is 224% more expensive than in Semarang. Cities ranked 1730th and 7413th ($1741 vs $537) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 15th in the United Arab Emirates and Indonesia, respectively. Check the United Arab Emirates vs Indonesia comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.6 months in Abu Dhabi compared to 0.4 months in Semarang. Abu Dhabi ranked 3rd best city to live in the United Arab Emirates vs Semarang ranked 15th in Indonesia, while ranked 257th and 6982nd among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abu Dhabi vs Semarang

Abu DhabiSemarang
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$9.03
$1.72
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$54.2
$10.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.06
$3.43
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$11.4
$2.93
☕ Cappuccino
$6.61
$1.67
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.9
$0.54
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1151
$261
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$844
$168
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2246
$571
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1599
$469
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$90.9
$28.8
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$140
$44.1
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$95
$39.5
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.03%
12.11%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3523
$1462
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2760
$635
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.54
$0.24
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$24.7
$19.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.29
$3.43
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.58
$0.57
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.65
$1.2
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.12
$1.05
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.61
$1.09
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.7
$1.2
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.7
$9.78
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.6
$2.49
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.4
$10.5
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.35
$2.29
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.97
$1.86
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.94
$1.73
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.27
$1.39
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
$1.75
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.08
$1.75
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.43
$0.32
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.19
$1.26
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$22.7
$10.5
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.49
$2.36
🚬 Cigarette pack
$5.9
$1.74
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.21
$1.61
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$6.99
$1.14
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.76
$0.96
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$3.77
$0.78
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$95.8
$23.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.6
$3.49
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$104
$14.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$17.5
$2.55
👖 Brand Jeans
$82.5
$26.7
👟 Brand Sneakers
$114
$58
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$587
$86.2
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$10770
$11174

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$1381
129 km or 80 miDubai
$1836
142 km or 88 miSharjah
$1224
143 km or 89 miAl Ain
$1450
152 km or 94 miAjman
$1537
170 km or 105 miUmm al-Quwain
$1162
211 km or 131 miFujairah
$1299
237 km or 147 miRas al-Khaimah
$1419
300 km or 187 miDoha
$1804
318 km or 198 miAl Khor
$1668
356 km or 221 miBandar Abbas
$453
365 km or 227 miNizwa
$787
395 km or 246 miSeeb
$1106
425 km or 264 miRiffa
$1077
427 km or 265 miManama
$1284
428 km or 266 miIsa Town
$1141
439 km or 273 miMuscat
$1034
454 km or 282 miJahrom
$442
468 km or 291 miDhahran
$840
481 km or 299 miDammam
$955
486 km or 302 miAl-Mubarraz
$901
501 km or 311 miFasa
$441
514 km or 320 miQatif
$651
548 km or 341 miJubail
$888
568 km or 353 miSirjan
$445
575 km or 357 miJiroft
$440
599 km or 372 miShiraz
$420
610 km or 379 miBushehr
$412
617 km or 384 miBorazjan
$441
620 km or 385 miMarvdasht
$443
632 km or 392 miKazerun
$441
637 km or 396 miChabahar
$440
649 km or 404 miBam
$442
678 km or 421 miRafsanjan
$441
698 km or 434 miKerman
$429
701 km or 435 miIranshahr
$374
741 km or 460 miYasuj
$569
775 km or 481 miRiyadh
$942
790 km or 491 miAl Wafrah
$1074
792 km or 492 miBehbahan
$442

Cities near Semarang

DistanceCityCost of living
42 km or 26 miSalatiga
$321
80 km or 50 miSurakarta
$407
82 km or 51 miPekalongan
$476
93 km or 58 miYogyakarta
$425
142 km or 88 miTegal
$476
143 km or 89 miMadiun
$385
175 km or 109 miCilacap
$504
200 km or 124 miKediri
$470
206 km or 128 miCirebon
$476
212 km or 132 miBanjar
$470
229 km or 142 miBlitar
$465
229 km or 143 miMojokerto
$401
248 km or 154 miTasikmalaya
$417
253 km or 157 miBatu
$470
258 km or 160 miSurabaya
$575
268 km or 166 miMalang
$441
285 km or 177 miPasuruan
$472
315 km or 195 miBandung
$522
318 km or 198 miCimahi
$610
321 km or 199 miProbolinggo
$472
385 km or 239 miSukabumi
$501
386 km or 240 miBekasi
$546
401 km or 249 miBogor
$416
402 km or 250 miDepok
$487
403 km or 251 miJakarta
$807
415 km or 258 miSouth Tangerang
$514
427 km or 265 miTangerang
$618
481 km or 299 miSerang
$489
498 km or 310 miCilegon
$480
533 km or 331 miBali
$646
561 km or 348 miUbud
$650
562 km or 349 miDenpasar
$622
595 km or 370 miBandar Lampung
$423
602 km or 374 miMetro
$534
613 km or 381 miBanjarmasin
$423
618 km or 384 miBanjarbaru
$471
653 km or 406 miMataram
$467
656 km or 408 miPalangka Raya
$430
767 km or 476 miPalembang
$578
782 km or 486 miPontianak
$398